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The House of Juan Altamirano

 
 
The House of Juan Altamirano Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, January 24, 2017
1. The House of Juan Altamirano Marker
Inscription.
Aquí estuvo la casa del Lic.
Juan Altamirano primo de
Cortés fue reconstruida por
los Condes de Santiago de
Calimaya en 1779.

Dirección de monumentos coloniales y de la República.

English translation:
Here was the house of Juan Altamirano, cousin of Cortés. It was reconstructed by the Counts of Santiago de Calimaya en 1779.

Office of Monuments of the Colony and the Republic.

 
Erected by Dirección de monumentos coloniales y de la República.
 
Location. 19° 25.745′ N, 99° 7.951′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México. Marker is at the intersection of Calle José María Pino Suárez and Avenida República de El Salvador, on the left when traveling south on Calle José María Pino Suárez. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México 06060, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Francisco Primo de Verdad y Ramos (within shouting distance of this marker); Juan de la Granja (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Novitiate of the Convent of Saint Augustine (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Chapel of the Marquis of Salvatierra
The House of Juan Altamirano Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, January 24, 2017
2. The House of Juan Altamirano Marker
The marker is at the far right corner of the building, now the Museum of the City of Mexico (Museo de la Ciudad de Mexico).
(approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Ceremonial Shrine of Ehécatl (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Café del Cazador (approx. half a kilometer away); Palace of the Counts of San Mateo Valparaiso (approx. half a kilometer away); Death of Benito Juárez (approx. half a kilometer away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
 
Categories. Colonial EraMan-Made Features
 
The House of Juan Altamirano Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, January 24, 2017
3. The House of Juan Altamirano Marker
Interior Courtyard of The House of Juan Altamirano image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, January 24, 2017
4. Interior Courtyard of The House of Juan Altamirano
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 17, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 90 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 17, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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